Three Common Drugs Linked to High Dementia Risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder conditions and Parkinson’s are also linked to dementia risk. The research was conducted by researchers from the University of East Anglia. Currently, more than 50 million people in the world … Continue reading Three Common Drugs Linked to High Dementia Risk

Anticholinergic Antidepressants Have Been Found to be Linked with Dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants are linked to a higher risk of dementia. Anticholinergic antidepressants have been found to be linked with dementia, even when taken up to 20 years before a diagnosis. The research also shows a dementia risk linked to … Continue reading Anticholinergic Antidepressants Have Been Found to be Linked with Dementia

According to Major New Study, the Single Biggest Preventable Risk Factor for Dementia is Overuse of Alcohol

A major Canadian observational study identified alcohol use disorders as the biggest risk factor for the onset of dementia. It’s also the most preventable factor, so people wary of early-onset dementia can avoid it by controlling their alcohol intake, reported a ScienceDaily article. Implemented by the Center for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and published … Continue reading According to Major New Study, the Single Biggest Preventable Risk Factor for Dementia is Overuse of Alcohol

Your Prescription Drugs & Vaccines are the Cause of Dementia – According to Research

The “quick facts” provided by the Alzheimer’s Association are pretty concerning: More than five million people in America are living with Alzheimer’s, and that number is projected to reach 16 million by the year 2050. As the sixth leading cause of death in our nation, it kills more Americans than prostate cancer and breast cancer … Continue reading Your Prescription Drugs & Vaccines are the Cause of Dementia – According to Research